These districts fought the school-to-prison pipeline. Can Pittsburgh learn their lessons?

Can Pittsburgh educators stop the churn of students through the school-to-prison pipeline? As other districts embrace sweeping changes, Pittsburgh Public Schools is betting the future on slower, more modest reform. Take Broward County, the Florida county that used to rank No. 1 at sending students to their state’s juvenile justice system. The stats troubled Broward County leaders, and they responded with a bold solution: Lower arrests by not making arrests.